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V.E.5 THE ILULISSAT DECLARATION ON THE ARCTIC OCEAN
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Adopted at the Arctic Ocean Conference in Ilulissat, Greenland, 28 May 2008

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At the invitation of the Danish Minister for Foreign Affairs and the Premier of Greenland, representatives of the five coastal States bordering on the Arctic Ocean—Canada, Denmark, Norway, the Russian Federation and the United States of America—met at the political level on 28 May 2008 in Ilulissat, Greenland, to hold discussions. They adopted the following declaration:

The Arctic Ocean stands at the threshold o…

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“V.E.5 THE ILULISSAT DECLARATION ON THE ARCTIC OCEAN”, in: International Law & World Order: Weston's & Carlson's Basic Documents, Weston & Carlson. Consulted online on 28 February 2024 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/2211-4394_rwilwo_SIM_032765>
First published online: 2015
First print edition: 20150929



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